Monthly Archives: December 2017

5 ways Mentor Library can help you keep your New Year’s Resolution

Depending on what think-piece article you’re reading, anywhere between 88 and 92 percent of New Year’s Resolutions don’t survive the year. But you can shift the odds in your favor with help from your local library. We at Mentor Public Library are ready to … Continue reading

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Our Jumanji game got pretty wild

We transformed our Main Branch into a giant game of Jumanji today. Kids completed puzzles, tested their wits, and ran our obstacle course. After they completed each challenge, they received a clue they needed to escape the game. After playing our game, kids … Continue reading

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MPL Talks: USS Michigan & the Civil War

The USS Michigan was one of the Navy’s first iron-hulled ships and it sailed the Great Lakes for more than a century. It represented the transition between wood to iron and sail to steam. The USS Michigan also played a … Continue reading

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Marshmallow snowmen & drawing pets at Studio MPL

Studio MPL, our art club for kids, tackled two very different art projects last week: They learned how to use grids to draw pictures of their pets. They built snowmen out of marshmallows and decorated them with cookies and edible … Continue reading

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Get tips for traveling on a budget from the Coupon Guy

Is your New Year’s Resolution to travel more? Spend less? Either way, we’ve got the perfect program for you. Joe Daugirdas—you probably know him as Joe the Coupon Guy—will offer tips for saving money on vacations at 6:30 p.m. on … Continue reading

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